What are the causes for the growth of Buddhism and Jainism? The Vedic rituals were expensive and the sacrifices prescribed were very complicated and had lost their meaning, the caste system had become rigid. Supremacy of the Brahmins created unrest and all the religious texts were in Sanskrit, which was not understandable to the masses. … Read more BUDDHISM AND JAINISM

Jainism and Buddhism:Ancient History of India

                                    JAINISM AND BUDDHISM [amazon_link asins=’B07JFLVKPH’ template=’ProductCarousel’ store=’myupsc61-21′ marketplace=’IN’ link_id=’7fa914a9-d2b9-11e8-9534-7b99cdeb929d’] 6th century was a period of intellectual awakening Existed to reformed the socio – religious organizations The aim of these religions is to remove the superstitious beliefs, unwanted religious rituals and the caste discrimination Gautama Buddha was the founder of Buddhism   JAINISM [amazon_link asins=’B07JFLVKPH’ template=’ProductCarousel’ … Read more Jainism and Buddhism:Ancient History of India